Sunday, September 5, 2010

Recall Roundup: September 5, 2010

Here is today's list of food safety recalls, product withdrawals, allergy alerts and miscellaneous compliance issues. The live links will take you directly to the official recall notices and company news releases that contain detailed information for each recall and alert.

If you would like to receive automatic email alerts for all new articles posted on eFoodAlert, please click here or submit your request using the sidebar link. Please include "subscribe eFoodAlert" in the subject line.

For information on the US Salmonella Enteritidis outbreak and egg recalls, please click here.

United States
  • Food Safety Recall (Eggs): Sparboe Farms (Litchfield, MN) clarifies its previously announced recall to add the Market Pantry brand name to the recall information. Market Pantry X-large 12-count cartons, identified with Plant #P-1906 and Julian date codes 211, 218 or 219, were distributed to Target stores in one or more of the following states: Arkansas, Iowa, Illinois, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, Nebraska, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, and Wisconsin. The recall also includes Sparboe Farms brand X-large 18-count cartons (P-1906 219) that may have been distributed to stores in Nebraska, Iowa and South Dakota, as well as X-large loose 15-dozen packages (P-1906 219), which may have been shipped to Illinois and Iowa.
  • FDA Consumer Advisory: FDA cautions consumers that all Estrella Family Creamery (Montesano, WA) cheeses, including soft, semi-soft, semi-hard and hard cheeses, have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes and may cause serious illness. An August 2010 inspection of the company's manufacturing facility detected Listeria monocytogenes in environmental samples and one product sample. Estrella previously issued recall notices for one or more of their cheeses on February 10th (expanded February 17th) and March 5th.

Some supermarket chains post recall notices on their web sites for the convenience of customers. To see whether a recalled food was carried by your favorite supermarket, follow the live link to the supermarket's recall web site.

*The Kroger umbrella encompasses numerous supermarket, marketplace and convenience store chains, listed on the Kroger corporate home page.


  1. looking for results of PUBLIX - a food store in SW Florda........not listed.......curious

    thank you

  2. As of August 20th, Publix announced that they were not affected by the recalls (see

    I am tracking this information on my Egg Recall List (, which is updated regularly as new information becomes available.

    Please bookmark the link to my Egg Recall List and check it regularly for updates.



Note: Only a member of this blog may post a comment.